Samuel Moyn

Samuel Moyn teaches law and history at Yale University, and is the author of Humane: How the United States Abandoned Peace and Reinvented War, forthcoming September 2021.

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Human rights have lost their monopoly as a framework for reform

By: Samuel Moyn

"If human rights are in crisis, it is not because of some problem in their normative content."

Trump and the limits of human rights

By: Samuel Moyn
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No matter how good our ancestors were in creating the international human rights system, it cannot change that we might need different options now.

Human rights and the age of inequality

By: Samuel Moyn
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The human rights regime and movement are simply not equipped to challenge global inequalities.


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